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want a logo for $200 . you may want to read this first

There are many reasons why crowdsourced design sites like 99designs and crowdspring are gaining a good deal of buzz. The idea behind these sites is that you post a project (like website design, logo design or writing services), you set the fee and you provide the brief and in return designers & copywriters submit concepts […]

‘quit’ is not a bad 4-letter word

‘quit’ is not a bad 4-letter word

Growing up I was told, “Quitters never win and winners never quit“. To quit was to be a failure. I carried this with me as a grew up. That was until one day all of my toenails fell out…don’t worry, I’ll explain. I was about 15 years old and after training to be a lifeguard […]

when is Groupon right for your business

when is Groupon right for your business

Collective buying sites like Groupon are popping up all over the internet. These sites can translate to amazing value to both the buyer and the seller alike. If you’re not familiar with them, in a nutshell they offer a feature product or service at an unbelievable deal to subscribers who have signed up to learn […]

2 myths about the pursuit of happiness

2 myths about the pursuit of happiness

My girlfriend just lost her job. Everyone’s reaction was, “Oh, that’s too bad!”. But it was probably the single-best thing that has ever happened to her. Why? She was a drone. She went through life doing something she was comfortable in. But in truth she hated her job. The thing is that it paid very […]

my social media life saver . gist

my social media life saver . gist

I have thousands of connections on Twitter, almost a thousand connections on Facebook, hundreds on LinkedIn, hundreds of blog subscribers, thousands of contacts in my address book and hundreds that blog that I follow in my reader. I get dizzy just thinking about the number of connections I have. Many overlap connection points – I […]